ZTE has introduced a new smartphone in the mid-range segment. The ZTE Blade X1 is a 5G device that runs on top of the Snapdragon 7 series SoC. It comes with four cameras on the back and a hole punch on the front for the selfie shooter. It is available in a single RAM and storage configuration. Plus, there is only one color option. The look looks sleek with rounded edges that should make it more ergonomic.
The ZTE Blade X1 5G has a 6.5-inch Full HD + display (2,340 × 1,080 pixels) with an aspect ratio of 19.5: 9. It is limited to a 60Hz refresh rate. A hole punch is cut out in the top left corner of the screen to house the selfie shooter. The smartphone is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC. It’s paired with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage This is expandable via microSD Card (up to 2 TB).
On the optics front is the ZTE Blade X1 5G a Quad rear camera setup with a 48MP Main camera. It is accompanied by three cameras from 8MP + 2MP + 2MP. There is also one 16MP selfie camera on the front side. The smartphone’s connectivity options include sub-6 GHz 5G, LTE, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, a 3.5 mm headphone jack and a USB Type-C port for charging. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, gyro sensor, NFC, and ambient light sensor.
The smartphone houses one Fingerprint sensor on the back. It packs up 4,000mAh battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. The price is USD 384 and is available about Visible. It comes in a single 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model in midnight color. The phone is available in the US and no information is currently available on international availability.
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